East Penn Press

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

Richard H. Bogert Sr.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

member, Church of the Good Shepherd

Richard H. “Bogey” Bogert Sr., 93, of Macungie, died peacefully Feb. 10, 2020, at Lehigh Valley Hospice Unit with his daughter by his side. He was the husband of the late Jean A. (Foster) Bogert. They celebrated 62 years of marriage before her death in 2009. He was the son of the late Harold and Gertie (Yarnall) Bogert.

He retired from A&B Meats in 1985 and worked at NuWay Distributors part time along with his car repairs over his pit in the garage.

He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

He was a lifelong member of Church of the Good Shepherd, Alburtis.

Donald R. Rosenberger Sr.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Lower Macungie Township

Donald R. Rosenberger Sr., 87, of Lower Macungie Township, died Jan. 31, 2020. He was the husband of Anna F. (Kerbacher) Rosenberger, with whom he shared over 63 years of marriage. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Clayton and Alma (Ruth) Rosenberger.

Before retiring in 1994, he worked as a truck driver for various companies. He last worked at Print-O-Stat, Inc., for 13 years.

He was a member of Springfield Mennonite Church, Coopersburg.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

Linford S. Bastian Sr.

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

partner, Owen M. Bastian, Inc.

Linford S. Bastian Sr., 89, of Allentown, formerly of Macungie, died Feb. 12, 2020, in his home. He was the husband of Joyce E. (Meck) Bastian, with whom he shared 71 years of marriage. Born in Trexlertown, he was the son of the late Owen M. Sr. and Lillie L. (Leiser) Bastian.

He was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Breinigsville.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He was a partner in Owen M. Bastian, Inc.

Carolyn J. Lang

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Carolyn J. Lang, 88, of Macungie, died Jan. 28, 2020, in the Lutheran Home at Topton. She was the wife of the late William P. Lang. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Amandes and Esther (Kriner) Albright.

She was a graduate of Allentown High School.

Most recently, she was the business manager for Eastern PA Nephrology Associates, Allentown.

She was a loving wife and mother who adored her grandchildren. She loved animals especially her cats.

Amos R. Ritter

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Allentown

Amos R. Ritter, 69, of Allentown, died Feb. 15, 2020, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. He and his companion, Linda M. Degler, shared more than 25 years together. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Mildred (Heil) and John H. Ritter Sr.

He attended Salisbury High School.

He worked in maintenance for Salisbury Township for 26 years, until retiring.

Lisa G. Mohr

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

former cosmetologist

Lisa G. Mohr, 59, of Emmaus, died Feb. 4, 2020, in her residence. She was the wife of Jerry A. Mohr for 26 years. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Robert D. and Dolores A. (Kratzer) Miller and stepdaughter of Marilyn Miller.

She was a graduate of Empire Beauty School. She worked for 30 years in the cosmetology profession, working for Holiday Hair, Regis Corporation and owned her own shop.

She was a member of the Mercantile Club of Emmaus, Catholic War Veterans, Emmaus and Macungie VFW Post 9264 Ladies Auxiliary.

Kathryn L. Albeck

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Kathryn L. Albeck, 77, of Macungie, died Feb. 13, 2020, in Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. She was the wife of Charles R. Albeck. They would have celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary Feb. 23. Born in Palmerton, she was a daughter of the late Edward and Sarah (Lager) Reabold.

She was a 1961 graduate of Jim Thorpe Area High School.

She had worked many jobs throughout the years including floral design, which was one of her favorites.

Barbara K. Margolis

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Country Meadows

Barbara K. “Bobbe” Margolis, 92, of Country Meadows, Allentown, formerly of Allentown, died Feb. 7, 2020. She was the wife of the late Atty. Robert Margolis. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late David and Mollie (Strum) Kins.

She was a 1945 graduate of the Moravian Seminary for Girls, Bethlehem, and attended Goucher College, Baltimore, Md.

She was a member of Congregation Keneseth Israel, Allentown and active in the K.I. Sisterhood.